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Fallible

Likely to deceive or make a mistake

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Infallible

Never makes a mistake, perfect

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Exacerbate

To increase the severity of something to make worse

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Undermine

To weaken, remove support

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Obviate

To make unnecessary

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Mollify

To reduce the severity of something, lessen

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Mitigate

To make less severe, to make milder

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Placate

To slam down, appease, make happer

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Placid

Same told as placate( to please) peaceful calm

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Complacent

Pleases, satisfied, especially with oneself

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Abate

To lessen or reduce degree of intensity of soemthing

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Assuage

To lessen, as in someone's fears or emotion

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Augment

To add, to increase

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Qualify

Qualify for the job or your statement (modify or restrict)

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Betray

Reveal unknowingly

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Insular

Detached, isolated like an island

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Insulation

Material used to insulate

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Vacillate

To waver in opinion, be wishy washy

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Equivocate

To use ambiguous or unclear expressions, often to mislead

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Ambivalent

Feeling two ways about something, indecisive